Definition of carre
1. care [ v ] feel concern or interest
Examples: "I really care about my work" "I don't care"
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...)
Yes , we know , they 're professionals , men paid to play , and they should n't care how they 're handled , just as_long_as their names are spelled correctly on the first and fifteenth of each_month .
(Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)
His love of folklore has romanticism in it , and he does n't care much about the dollar_sign or the footnote .
In_fact , there is much evidence to indicate they do n't care a_bit about anything beyond their particular regional , ethnic and occupational limits .
(Christopher Davis, First Family....)
He did not care .
He did not care .Synonyms care Related Terms feel_for care_for
2. care [ n ] the work of caring for or attending to someone or something
Examples: "no medical care was required" "the old car needed constant attention"
(Organic Gardening and Farming,...)
Of_course his love was expressed in intelligent care .
(Christopher Davis, First Family....)
Mr._McKinley examined everything with critical care , seeking something material to blame for his son 's illness .
(David Stacton, The Judges of the Secret Court....)
Cap would find him and take care of him .Synonyms attention care tending aid Related Terms work treatment first_aid incubation nursing nurturance manicure livery pet_sitting pedicure dental_care hair_care skin_care tender_loving_care nourishment personal_care tree_surgery maternalism faith_healing health_care babysitting tend
3. care [ v ] provide care for
Examples: "The nurse was caring for the wounded"
(Orlin J. Scoville, Part-Time Farming...)
Caring for a calf , a pig , or some chickens develops in children a sense_of_responsibility for work .Synonyms care give_care Related Terms help attend mother nurse dry-nurse
4. care [ v ] prefer or wish to do something
Examples: "Do you care to try this dish?" "Would you like to come along to the movies?"
(William Maxwell, The Chateau....)
Eugene offered Harold his car , to use at any time he cared to , and when this offer was not accepted , the armchair creaked .
(W. H. Gass, "The Pedersen Kid," in The...)
He do n't care at_all , and I do n't care to get my head busted neither .
(Octavia Waldo, A Cup of the Sun....)
For all he saw or cared to see , this could have been a town in Italy , not the outskirts of Philadelphia .
(Evan Esar, Humorous English; a guide to comic ,...)
Now would you care to have us say that you were misquoted in regard_to it '' ?Synonyms like wish care Related Terms desire please wish
5. care [ n ] judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger
Examples: "he exercised caution in opening the door" "he handled the vase with care"
(E. Lucas Myers, "The Vindication of Dr. Nestor,"...)
Alex entered first and was followed by the doctor who , for all his care , manifested a perceptible bulge on his left side where the hen was cradled .Synonyms care caution precaution forethought Related Terms judiciousness
6. care [ v ] be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
Examples: "I can deal with this crew of workers" "This blender can't handle nuts" "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
(Covered Bridge Topics, XIX:2...)
Never rebuilt , the bridge was strengthened in 1938 by two extra piers , a concrete floor , and a walk-way along the upper_side in_order_to care for modern traffic .
(Ruth F. Rosevear, "North Country School Cares for...)
To him this means caring for the whole child , providing basic nutrition , and a spiritual attitude that lends freedom for the development of the mind .
Mrs._Clark , as house manager , planned the menus and cared for the ordering .Synonyms handle manage care deal Related Terms control process conduct administer take_care direct organize come_to_grips coordinate touch dispose_of mismanage work juggle management handler
7. care [ n ] a cause for feeling concern
Examples: "his major care was the illness of his wife"
(Randall Stewart, "A Little History, a Little Honesty: A...)
The slaves never shared in their profits , while they did share , in a very real sense , in the profits of the slave owners : they were fed , clothed , doctored , and_so_forth ; they were the beneficiaries of responsible , paternalistic care .Synonyms care Related Terms predicament
8. care [ n ] an anxious feeling
Examples: "care had aged him" "they hushed it up out of fear of public reaction"
(Philip Reaves, "Who Rules the Marriage Bed?"...)
At its most ecstatic moments , husband and wife are elevated far above worldly cares .Synonyms concern fear care Related Terms anxiety concern fear
9. care [ v ] be concerned with
Examples: "I worry about my grades"
(William C. Smith, "Why Fear Ideas?"...)
Who cares about them !Synonyms worry care Related Terms mind brood concern concern
10. care [ n ] attention and management implying responsibility for safety
Examples: "he is under the care of a physician"
(Frieda Arkin, "The Light of the Sea," in The...)
You may stay as long as you wish , of_course , but if arranging for the care of the girls must take time into_account , I think a day or two should be enough to finish our business in '' .Synonyms charge care guardianship tutelage Related Terms protection providence great_care slight_care due_care foster_care tutor
11. care [ n ] activity involved in maintaining something in good working order
Examples: "he wrote the manual on car care"
([Anonymous,] "The Attack on Employee Services"...)
Could an employee 's garden club take_over partial care of plant grounds ?Synonyms maintenance upkeep care Related Terms repair overhaul pump_priming camera_care scheduled_maintenance steam_fitting car_care save
Rhymes withcar scar dakar railcar boxcar minicar motorcar streetcar
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